Monday , April 22 2019

RwandAir starts its direct flights to Kinshasa

National carrier RwandAir on Wednesday made its maiden commercial flight to Kinshasa, the capital of DR Congo, and the airline will operate three weekly direct flights from Kigali International Airport to Kinshasa’s N’Djili International Airport. The route will be operated on Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays, as the private sector in …

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“Coding must be compulsory, at all levels. The currency of the future is going to be coding…We must democratize technology,” Adesina tells Mo Ibrahim Governance Week

“Coding must be compulsory, at all levels. The currency of the future is going to be coding…We must democratize technology,” Adesina tells Mo Ibrahim Governance Week ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire, 5 April 2019, – African Development Bank President Adesina, on Friday, pleaded for Africans to embrace technology, and governments to urgently …

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Africa Investment Forum: Partners reaffirm commitment to close Africa’s infrastructure gap

Africa Investment Forum: Partners reaffirm commitment to close Africa’s infrastructure gap Two innovative products – Digital Investment Platform, Tracker, announced Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, 25 March 2019 – The African Development Bank, heads of 34 leading financial institutions covering Africa and other partners of the Africa Investment Forum reaffirmed their commitment …

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African Development Bank: Professor Anthony Nyong, Director for Climate Change and Green Growth, named among world’s “100 Most Influential People in Climate Policy”

Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, 20 March, 2019  – The African Development Bank is pleased to announce  the nomination of Professor Anthony Nyong, Director for Climate Change and Green Growth, as one of the ‘100 Most Influential People in Climate Policy 2019’ by Apolitical, a peer-to-peer learning platform for governments. Nyong, a …

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EAC, Germany sign $35m deal to support integration

According to a statement from the EAC secretariat, $10.7 million was committed to the continuation of the technical cooperation programme, which aims to bolster the bloc’s intra-regional trade. Germany has given the East African Community (EAC) a grant of $35 million (about Rwf40 billion) to implement regional integration projects in …

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